Crossword 1: Capital cities of the world

  1. 2. What is the title of the biggest selling Christmas song in the world?
  2. 4. Who wrote 'A Christmas Carol'?
  3. 5. What was Frosty the Snowman’s nose made from?
  4. 10. What Christmas table item was invented by Tom Smith in the 1800s?
  5. 11. Which country traditionally eats KFC on Christmas Day?
  6. 14. What country did eggnog originally come from?
  7. 16. Originating in Nordic mythology, what is the name of the beast said to scare naughty children at Christmas?
  8. 17. Which company changed the colour of Santa's suit to red?
  9. 18. How do you say ‘Merry Christmas’ in Spanish?
  10. 20. Who wrote ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’?
  1. 1. What is the shortest day of the year called?
  2. 3. Which famous scientist was born on Christmas Day in 1642?
  3. 6. In which 2004 Christmas film does Tom Hanks voice Santa?
  4. 7. Solve the Christmas-themed anagram 'help or not'
  5. 8. What country was St Nicholas born in?
  6. 9. Which city does Die Hard take place in?
  7. 12. Since 1947, which country has donated a Christmas Tree for Trafalgar Square every year?
  8. 13. Who famously said ‘God bless us, every one!’?
  9. 15. Which country first started the tradition of putting up a tree?
  10. 19. Who is the first reindeer named in the poem ‘'Twas the night before Christmas' by Clement Moore?